Fugitive of the Week: Avontai C. Bailey

On The Lookout - Fugitive of the Week

ONONDAGA COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-V) — A former high school athlete who detectives believe “got in with a bad crowd” has been named this week’s Fugitive of the Week.  

Avontai C. Bailey, 18, is wanted for burglary and grand larceny. Sheriff’s warrant unit detectives say the burlgary happened at the Springfield Garden Apartments on Caton Drive in DeWitt on April 29th. An apartment door was kicked in. Money, sneakers and a gaming system were stolen.

“He was an athlete when he was going to high school. Now he’s gotten in with a bad crowd. Before his life becomes a complete mess, it would probably behoove him to get himself in the justice system and take care of this particular incident, ” said Warrant Unit Supervisor, Sgt. Michael Norton.

In June of this year, a County Grand Jury indicted Bailey for the burglary and an indictment warrant was signed by County Court Judge Matt Doran.   

AVONTAI C. BAILEY

18 yo    B/M

5’09”    160 lbs

BLACK hair, BROWN eyes(315) 435-3032 (office) Sheriff’s Warrant Unit. All tips will remain confidential.

WANTED:  Indictment Warrant for Burglary 2nd degree, Grand Larceny 4thdegree and Criminal Mischief 4th degree

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